Manaslu Expediton

The name "Manaslu" comes from the Sanskrit word manasa, meaning "intellect" or "soul" It is the same root word as that for Manasarover, the holy lake near Mt. Kailash in Tibet. Just as the British considered Everest their mountain. Manaslu has always been a Japanese mountain.Manaslu (8156m) was first climbed in 1956 by a Japanese expedition.HW Tillman and Jimmy Roberts photographed Manaslu during a trek in 1950. But the first real ssurvery of the peak was made by a Japanese expedition in 1952.

  • Elevation: 8,164m
  • Region: Manaslu Region.
  • The route: Kathamndu-Gorkha- Manaslu BC.
  • Best season: Late Sept. to Oct. & April to May.
  • Program duration: 54 day

  • Day 01 Arrive Kathmandu and transfer to the hotel.
  • Day 02  preperation for Expedition
  • Day 03 Drive to trailhead Gorkha and overnight at camp
  • Day 04 Trek Gorkha to Khanchock
  • Day 05 Trek Khanchok to Arughat
  • Day 06 Trek Arughat to Sotikhola approx. 6-hour walk
  • Day 07 Khumjung-Thyangboche
  • Day 08 Trek Sotikhola to Machhakhola approx. 6/7hour walk
  • Day 09 Trek Machhakhola to Jagat
  • Day 10 Trek Jagat to Ukawa
  • Day 11 Trek Ngyak to Namrung 5/6 hour
  • Day 12 Trek Namrung to Syalla village
  • Day 13 Trek Syalla to Sama village
  • Day 14 Rest at Sama Village
  • Day 15 Trek Sama Village to Manaslu BC
  • Day 16 Climbing Period for Manaslu 8163m.
  • Day 17-44 Trek back Base camp to Sama village
  • Day 45 Trek back Sama to Namrung
  • Day 46 Trek Namrung to Philim village
  • Day 47 Trek Philim to Machakhola
  • Day 48 Trek Machakhola to Soti
  • Day 49 Trek Soti to Arughat
  • Day 50 Trek Arughat - Dhading Bensi & drive to Kathmandu
  • Day 51 Kathmandu leisure/ rest /sopping
  • Day 52 Kathmandu leisure/ rest /sopping
  • Day 53 International Departure.

What’s included

  • Airport/Hotel/ pick up and drop-off
  • All ground local transportation
  • Three night’s hotel accommodation in Kathmandu with BB basis.
  • Full board meals as per itinerary (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner) during the trek.
  • Necessary Trekking Permit and all national park fees.
  • All accommodations in lodges/tea houses during the trek.
  • Expert bilingual, government license holder Guide.
  • Domestic flight for the guide if required.
  • Kathmandu valley sightseeing as mentioned in the itinerary.
  • Trekking Porter as required (usually 1 porter for 2 members)
  • Necessary Trekking equipment such as sleeping bag, down jacket.
  • Travel Insurance of our staffs.
  • Arrangement of Emergency Helicopter service, which will be paid by your Travel insurance company.
  • Medical supplies (first aid kit will be available)
  • All government taxes, vat and service charges.
  • Fare well dinner.

What’s not included

  • Nepal entry visa fee, which can be issued on your arrival at Tribhuwan International Airport – Kathmandu).
  • All International airfares
  • Travel insurance.
  • Lunch and Dinner in Kathmandu
  • Your personal expenses such as gratuity (recommended), gifts etc.
  • Cold drinks and beverages
  • Emergency Rescue and Evacuation cost or any types of travel insurance